This morning I have an excerpt and giveaway for Diary of an Accidental Wallflower by Jennifer McQuiston. Check it out!
Diary of an Accidental Wallflower
Seduction Diaries # 1
By: Jennifer McQuiston
Releasing February 24th, 2015
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Pretty and popular, Miss Clare Westmore knows exactly what (or rather, who) she wants: the next Duke of Harrington. But when she twists her ankle on the eve of the Season’s most touted event, Clare is left standing in the wallflower line watching her best friend dance away with her duke.
This morning Vicky Dreiling stopped by with a Top 5 list. There’s also an excerpt from What A Devilish Duke Desires for you to enjoy, and a giveaway for you to enter.
Top 5 complaints from Harry’s household staff about their employer by Vicky Dreiling
1. The dog fur on the furniture
2. The lumpy sofa
3. The erotic literature in his bedsheets
4. The stench of cheroots when his friends visit
5. The piles of papers scattered all over his desk. Read more
May Contain Spoilers
I don’t read many inspirational romances, but I stumbled upon Karen Witemeyer a while back, and I really enjoyed her writing. When I saw Head in the Clouds at the library, I thought it sounded cute, so I checked it out. I could relate to Adelaide, a young woman looking for her very own hero. Charmed by Jane Eyre and other novels, she longs for a man to protect her and take care of her. What she finds is even better; she discovers the love of her life, but she also finds the strength to protect and care for herself and her loved ones. Read more
This morning Megan Frampton stopped by the virtual offices to chat about her latest release When Good Earls Go Bad. Be sure to enter the giveaway, too!
Thanks for the chance to stop by here today! I’m excited about the release of When Good Earls Go Bad, my Victorian Valentine’s Day novella.
The novella’s hero, Matthew, has never done that before (you know what I mean), and so I was thinking about things I had never done before that likely most people have. Read more
The Lone Sheriff caught my attention because the heroine, Maddie, is a Pinkerton agent, much to Sheriff Jericho Silver’s dismay. He’s having a hard time catching the Tucker gang, a violent band of outlaws with a long list of crimes to their credit. Jericho is expecting help from an experienced Pinkerton agent, but when Maddie steps off the train from Chicago, he feels like he’s been blindsided. No way can a city slicker lady help him apprehend the bad guys. Sorry, Jericho, you are about to have your world turned on its axis. Read more
Shana Galen has a new release, and I have an excerpt and a giveaway to help her celebrate Earls Just Want to Have Fun!
Book: Earls Just Want To Have Fun
Author: Shana Galen
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Release Date: February 3, 2015
Genre: Historical Romance
His heart may be the last thing she ever steals… Read more
May Contain Spoilers
I liked The Millionaire Rogue so much better than Jessica Peterson’s debut effort, The Gentleman Jewel Thief! It takes place in the same time frame as the first book in the series, through Thomas Hope and Sophia’s POV. I liked Hope so much better than Harclay, and Harclay was my major sticking point with the last book. He’s such a selfish sot that I had a hard time seeing him as a romantic lead. He didn’t behave in a manner expected of heroes, and his reasons for behaving so badly were nonsensical. It made me feel better every time Hope referred to his nemesis in a derogatory way, because somebody needed to call the jerk out for his poor behavior! Read more
[Manga Maniac Cafe] Good morning, Gwyn! Describe yourself in five words or less.
[Gwyn Cready] Etsy-shopping, Scrabble-playing, hot-bath-loving kilt tipper.
[Manga Maniac Cafe] Can you tell us a little about Just in Time for a Highlander?
[Gwyn Cready] Just in Time for a Highlander, and the whole Sirens of the Scottish Borderlands series, is a reversal of the usual time travel Highlander romances with the woman traveling back in time. In JITFAH, young, beautiful and fiercely independent Abby Kerr, the head of Clan Kerr, seeks the help of a fortune teller in order to find a strong arm who can help her maintain order over her men in the borderlands of 1705. But this is clearly a case of “Be careful what you wish for” because she ends up with Duncan MacHarg, a dashing Scot working on Wall Street in the twentieth century who knows little about clans and nothing about fighting battles—until she teaches him. Read more